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negotiate a remote work policy with your boss

How to Negotiate a Remote Work Policy with Your Boss

Working remotely is becoming more and more of a possibility thanks to the advent of information technology. There are numerous advantages to being able to do your work from the comfort of your home, or even from a different country if you want. The problem is that not all supervisors think that this is such […]

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finding freelance work

Where to Find Freelance Work: The Best Marketplace Tactics

Finding freelance work is by far one of the most challenging parts of being self-employed. A quick Google search will yield an almost endless list of results. As freelancers, we need all of the tools we can get when trying to find work online. You’ve chosen your freelance niche and are ready to start finding freelance work. But […]

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Remote Work: The Best Jobs For People Living In Rural Areas

One of the biggest misconceptions among people who reach out to me is that there are no sharing economy income options in rural areas. Certainly the options are fewer, but there many remote work options available for those with an internet connection or simply a smartphone in some cases. Today, we are going to talk […]

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Tools for freelancers

Freelancing Tools: A Toolkit to Skyrocket Your Cashflow

Working as a freelancer is practically a one-person-army armed with a computer and a desire to be in control. You not only have to do your job, but also deal with all other aspects of running a business – even if you’re the only one involved in it. This includes accounting, sales, lead generation, customer […]

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Starting a Freelance Business: Write A Book (Seriously, Here’s How)

Don’t worry, starting a freelance business is easier than you think. And so is writing a book!   Before anything else, there’s something that I have to admit: nothing compares to having a freelance business.   Seriously! To say that being a gig worker is a lot more fun than having a regular job would […]

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choosing your freelance niche

Types of Freelance Jobs: Choosing Your Niche

Last week we spoke about how the freelance economy is booming, and what this means for you. Reports are now that somewhere around 30% of the American workforce are freelancers in some capacity.This number is only expected to increase, with another study staying it will rise to 50% by 2020.This is a big deal! In […]

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part-time jobs

Make Money Now with These 5 Part-Time Jobs

You can make money now with a host of part-time jobs. Statistics indicate that more than 26 million people in the United States work part-time due to one reason or the other. Millennials are especially fond of part-time gigs since it gives them flexibility and the ability to pursue passions outside regular employment. However, those […]

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Freelancing is Booming: Here’s How and Why

In today’s article, we will be discussing why so many people are choosing to freelance as a flexible career. This is part of a larger series of articles on how to become an effective and profitable freelancer. Our ultimate goal is to help you increase your financial flexibility in life and help new freelancers attract more clients. […]

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Look More Professional As A Freelancer With These 5 Tips

  By: Maggie Aland – Staff Writer at Fit Small Business, Many small business owners utilize freelancers. Businesses, regardless of industry, are always looking for writers, marketers, programmers, designers, accountants, and more — all of whom they can hire on a contractual basis. The freelance economy is booming as it offers more freedom and flexibility than having […]

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